fandango
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fandango(
fahn
-
deyng
-
go
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (lively dance)
a. el fandango
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Were you just dancing a fandango? - No, I was freaking out about running into a spider's web.¿Estabas bailando un fandango? - No, me estaba volviendo loco por toparme con una telaraña.
2. (music)
a. el fandango
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Manolo played guitar and sang a fandango while Martina played the castanets and danced.Manolo tocó la guitarra y cantó un fandango mientras Martina tocaba las castañuelas y bailaba.
3. (tomfoolery)
a. las tonterías
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There was plenty of fandango at the office on April Fools' Day.Hicieron muchas tonterías en la oficina en el Día de los Inocentes.
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fandango [fænˈdæŋɡəʊ]
noun
fandangos (plural) fandango (m)
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fandango
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
fandango(
fahn
-
dahng
-
goh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (lively dance)
a. fandango
Los bailarines se subieron al escenario y bailaron fandango.The dancers went on stage and danced fandango.
2. (music)
a. fandango
Estoy aprendiendo a tocar rumba y fandango en la guitarra.I'm learning how to play fandango and rumba on the guitar.
3. (celebration)
Regionalism used in Bolivia
(Bolivia)
a. rowdy party
Ayer los vecinos organizaron un fandango y no pude pegar un ojo en toda la noche.Last night the neighbors had a rowdy party and I couldn't catch a wink at all.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(racket)
a. row
Lo que parecía ser una discusión tranquila terminó en un fandango.What seemed to be a calm discussion ended up in a row.
b. fuss
¿A qué se debe tanto fandango afuera? - Hay unos hinchas celebrando que su equipo ganó.What's all the fuss outside about? - There are fans celebrating their team's victory.
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fandango
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (baile)
a. fandango
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fandango
1 (Música) fandango
2 (jaleo) row; rumpus (familiar)
se armó un fandango there was a huge row
3 (Latinoamérica) (fiesta) rowdy party; booze-up (familiar)
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